Tuesday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on April 30, 2013 at 4:01 PM

Updated Tuesday, Apr 30 at 4:03 PM


COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE — Suspended free agent 3B Brandon Brown 50 games after testing positive for metabolites of stanozolol in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Optioned C Luis Exposito to Norfolk (IL).

BOSTON RED SOX — Reinstated RHP Joel Hanrahan from the 15-day DL.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Transferred LHP Leyson Septimo from the 15-day to the 60-day DL.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Sent SS Erick Aybar to Salt Lake (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Placed INF Kevin Youkilis on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 28. Recalled INF Corban Joseph from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

National League

MIAMI MARLINS — Placed 1B Joe Mahoney and OF Giancarlo Stanton on the 15-day DL, Mahoney retroactive to April 28. Recalled LHP Brad Hand from New Orleans (PCL) and OF Marcell Ozuna from Jacksonville (SL). Sent SS Adeiny Hechavarria to Jupiter (FSL) on a rehab assignment.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Recalled RHP Bryan Morris from Indianapolis (IL). Designated LHP Jonathan Sanchez for assignment.

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Sent 1B James Darnell and RHP Tyson Ross to Tucson (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Sent 3B Ryan Zimmerman to Potomac (Carolina) for a rehab assignment.

Eastern League

AKRON AEROS — Called up RHP Will Roberts from Carolina (Carolina).

American Association

EL PASO DIABLOS — Signed RHP Deinys Suarez.


WICHITA WINGNUTS — Released RHP Kyle Wahl.

WINNIPEG GOLDEYES — Traded INF Garrett Rau to Laredo for future considerations.

Can-Am League

NEWARK BEARS — Signed RHP Ryan Carr and INF Brandon Mims.

QUEBEC CAPITALES — Signed RHP Stosh Wawrzasek.

United League

AMARILLO SOX — Named Bobby Brown manager.

National Football League

CINCINNATI BENGALS — Signed DT Larry Black, CB Terrence Brown, DT Travis Chappelear, LB Jayson DiManche, WR Tyrone Goard, WR Roy Roundtree, CB Troy Stoudermire, G John Sullen and LB Bruce Taylor.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Waived CB Nick Taylor.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Re-signed PK Eddy Carmona.


NHLPA — F Brian Rolston announced his retirement.

National Hockey League

DETROIT RED WINGS — Reassigned D Xavier Ouellet from Blainville-Boisbriand (QMJHL) to Grand Rapids (AHL).

PHOENIX COYOTES — Assigned D Michael Stone, F Alexandre Bolduc and F Chris Conner to Portland (AHL).


EAST CAROLINA — Announced men's basketball Fs Robert Sampson and F Yasin Kolo will transfer.

LAMAR — Named Robin Harmony women's basketball coach.

MANHATTAN — Named Pete McHugh assistant athletic director for communications.

PITTSBURGH — Dismissed TE Drew Carswell and DB Eric Williams from the football team. Suspended QB Tra'Von Chapman indefinitely.

TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN — Named John Ishee women's associate head basketball coach.

WENTWORTH TECH — Announced the resignation of assistant trainer Lauren Eck.